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Man Shoots Gun in Kansas City Hospital Arrested, Saint Luke’s Medical Center, Maikol Valdes, Maikol Valdez, hospital shooting

Man Shoots Gun in Kansas City Hospital, Arrested

The man was able to grab a gun as the security officer was trying to subdue him.

News July 17
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How AI Technology is Mitigating Hospital Workplace Violence

A new category of hospital staff safety solutions overcome the inadequacies of legacy offerings by using artificial intelligence…

Insights July 16
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How to Create a Successful Patient Watch Program, hospital security, security officers, workplace violence

How to Create a Successful Patient Watch Program

Appropriate staffing, training, collaboration and contract language are just some of the steps that will ensure the safety…

Insights July 12
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How RTLS Technologies Boost Healthcare Safety, Operational Efficiency

Tips on features to look for in real-time location services (RTLS) technologies that improve patient and staff safety…

Insights July 5
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Heritage Valley Health System to Pay $950,000 Fine Over Ransomware Breach, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, OCR

Heritage Valley Health System to Pay $950,000 Fine Over Ransomware Breach

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says there has been a 264% increased in large ransomware…

Press Releases July 3
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3 Ways to Balance Security and Privacy on Healthcare and College Campuses

3 Ways to Balance Security and Privacy on Healthcare and College Campuses

While serving two different purposes, healthcare and college campuses both secure people and property and must be intentional…

Insights July 2
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Here are the pros and cons of de-escalation, self defense, and defensive tactics training for unarmed security officers.

Unarmed Security Officer Training: De-escalation v. Self Defense v. Defensive Tactics

Which type of training should unarmed campus security officers receive? Here are the pros and cons of de-escalation,…

Insights June 27
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Stanford University Health Care to Pay $10 Million in Racial Harassment Case

A Stanford Cancer Center employee sued the healthcare provider, alleging co-workers used the N-word and mistreated Black patients.

News June 24
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CEIA OPENGATE® Weapons Detection System Provides Automatic and Unprecedented Security Screening

CEIA OPENGATE® Weapons Detection System Provides Automatic and Unprecedented Security Screening

OPENGATE’s extreme portability also allows for fast relocation of the checkpoint.

Sponsored June 24
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Weapons Detection Survey Finds Many Campuses Adopting Screening Technologies, metal detectors, gunshot detection

Weapons Detection Survey Finds Many Campuses Turning to Technology to Stop Gun Violence

The survey also found that more than one in four participants believe their organizations should screen for guns,…

Insights June 24
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Weapons detection technology is installed at the entrances of emergency departments, Central Vermont Medical Center, Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt

Hospitals in Vermont, Tennessee Install Weapons Detection Equipment

Weapons detection technology is installed at the entrances of emergency department. Policies supporting the new screening processes have…

News June 21
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Delaware Hospital Security Officer Run Over by Patient Driving Stolen SUV, Christiana Hospital, Larry Kelley

Delaware Hospital Security Officer Run Over by Patient Driving Stolen SUV

A Christiana Hospital patient became aggressive with staff and stole the vehicle before running over the security officer.

News June 20
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